useful-resources

Useful Resources


Helpful links & free information available to download


We recommend you read the two guides below prior to the FENSA MTC Industry Experience assessments.

FENSA Guide for Compliance


GQA Revision Document


DCLG - MTC Requirements for Fenestration Installation & Surveying


Approved Documents - Building Regulations


Click on the link below to access the most recent versions of the Approved Documents that support the fourteen technical 'Parts' of the Building Regulations, together with Regulation 7.

Approved Documents - Building Regulations


DCLG Approved - Minimum Technical Competencies

The link below will refer you to the Government website which has two PDF documents detailing the Fenestration Minimum Technical Competencies for the occupations of Installer and Surveyor.

Department for Communities and Local Government Approved (DCLG) - Minimum Technical Competencies
(note: Scroll to the end of the page to find the two PDF MTC documents)

British Standards Institution (BSI)

The links below will refer you to the British Standards Institution website where you can purchase additional information for the survey and installation of windows and doors.

BS 8213-4:2007 Windows, doors and rooflights- Part 4: Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets

BS 8213-1: 2004 Windows, doors and rooflights - Part1: Design for safety in use and during cleaning windows, including door-height windows and roof windows. Code of practice